Executive Viewpoints Archive

  • Revitalizing American Manufacturing – and America's Middle ClassAugust 22, 2013 - Bill Simon

    Remarks as prepared for delivery at the Walmart U.S. Manufacturing Summit “What a great meeting this has been. Again, I want to thank you all for being here and being a part of this. “I want to…

  • Strength in our Business all around the WorldOctober 15, 2013 - Mike Duke

    Remarks as Prepared for Mike Duke Good morning! As always, I’d like to begin by thanking you for being here. I know that many of you were travelling to Northwest Arkansas on Columbus Day. So we…

  • Making a Difference through the Power of PassionJune 07, 2013 - Rosalind Brewer

    Remarks as Prepared for Rosalind Brewer Good morning, everyone. Good morning, Sam's Club! As you can tell, we are very passionate people at Sam's Club. Our journey started with our first…

  • Our Associates are Our Best InnovatorsJune 06, 2013 - Neil Ashe

    Remarks as Prepared for Neil Ashe Good morning, Walmart! What a great morning and a great week. Have you been following all the action at our #WMTShares hashtag? I have too - Great stuff. …

  • Bringing Our Purpose to LifeJune 07, 2013 - Doug McMillon

    Remarks as Prepared for Doug McMillon All over the world, we have a strong team. Thank you!  Your focus is delivering results. Last year, you grew sales by 7.4% to more than $135 billion.…

  • Reviving U.S. Manufacturing Key to Rebuilding the Middle ClassAugust 22, 2013 - Bill Simon

    Bill Simon’s blog post appeared in The Huffington Post Most of the iconic products we enjoy and use in our daily lives - everything from bikes to jeans to children's toys - used to be produced…

  • How Walmart Became Walmart: Ordinary People Accomplishing Extraordinary ThingsJune 07, 2013 - Rob Walton

    Remarks as Prepared for Rob Walton Good morning, Walmart! When last we got together like this, I recall that we celebrated our 50th anniversary. Well today, it is my pleasure to welcome you…

  • The D.C. Council has forced our handJuly 09, 2013 - Alex Barron

    This article appeared in The Washington Post.  Alex Barron is a regional general manager for Walmart U.S. responsible for about 90 stores and 30,000 associates in the region, including all…

  • Walmart Agrees With the President: The Time for Renewables Has ComeJune 28, 2013 - Leslie Dach

    Leslie Dach’s blog post appeared in The Huffington PostWhen President Obama laid out his plan to advance renewable energy and carbon reduction this week, it unleashed a predictable debate. …

  • Together We Can: Driving a Future of Shared Responsibility and Shared BenefitJune 14, 2013 - Bill Simon

    Bill Simon, President and CEO of Walmart U.S., discusses driving a future of shared responsibility and shared benefit with  Jessica Jackley, Venture Partner,  The Collaborative Fund;…